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New Delhi was shrouded in a thick toxic haze Friday after a night of frenzied Diwali fireworks sent the air quality plummeting despite a ban on their sale aimed at.. Terra Daily
Pollution kills three times more people than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined. It kills 15 times more than all wars and other violence. Pollution includes a wide range of contaminants humans put.. Source: Wochit News -
Two crew members were missing from a barge that caught fire and exploded while carrying 140,000 barrels of crude oil to a refinery early on Friday in the Gulf of Mexico off Corpus Christi, Texas. Six.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Pollution claimed the lives of nine million people in 2015, one in every six deaths that year, according to a report published on Friday. Air pollution is the main culprit, felling 6.5 million.. Source: Agence France-Presse (AFP) -
In one of the most extensive reports of its kind, environmental health experts have estimated that nine million premature deaths worldwide—16% of all deaths—were linked to pollution in 2015, with.. Source: Time -
In the wake of rising pollution after Diwali, air purifier makers are looking at doubling the sales of such products, especially in the northern region.
Although, the makers such as Eureka Forbes,.. Deccan Herald
As Americans gear up to celebrate Halloween at the end of October, a recent survey has revealed* the fears that really keep people up at night.*
The Chapman University Survey of American Fears.. Zero Hedge
The Global Burden of Disease study, released last month, provides shocking insights into what is causing deaths and disabilities among people — as many as 328 diseases in 195 countries continue to.. DNA
In the wake of rising pollution due to bursting of firecrackers, industry body Assocham today said clean environment should be a combined responsibility of the Centre, state governments, civil society.. DNA
Four localities in Pune have been advised to wear masks as air monitoring system has raised an alarm. Air pollution level is 800 times above WHO safety norms prescribed for Indian conditions. India Today
Pollution levels in Noida and Ghaziabad soared to the ‘severe’ range the morning after Diwali, though air quality was a notch better than last year because of the curbs on firecrackers. Ghaziabad.. IndiaTimes
India has had most number of pollution-related deaths in the world in 2015, even more than the sub-Saharan countries, reveals the latest report published in the medical journal The Lancet.
The Supreme Court's ban on sale of firecrackers in the National Capital Region (NCR) to lessen health risks this year had some impact as Delhi had its cleanest Diwali in three years, but pollution.. DNA
Pollution killed 25 lakh Indians — the highest in the world — in 2015, of whom more than 18 lakh lives were snuffed out by foul air alone, a global panel of public health experts have said.. Deccan Herald
The fatal effects of pollution are seen across our planet. In 2015, nearly one in six deaths, an estimated nine million worldwide, was related to pollution in some form -- air, water, soil, chemical or.. WorldNews
Air pollution in Pune on Diwali has done its damages as the city's pollution levels were 100 times above the existing levels on a normal day and 800 times above WHO's safety norms prescribed for Indian.. India Today
The air pollution levels in Delhi breached the emergency standard on Deepavali night, as people residing in the national capital region woke up to a layer of haze.
From the "very poor" category of.. Deccan Herald
In one of the most extensive reports of its kind, environmental health experts have estimated that nine million premature deaths worldwide—16% of all deaths—were linked to pollution in 2015, with.. USATODAY.com
India had the world's highest number of deaths due to air, water and other forms of pollution in 2015, according to a study published in the Lancet journal today which showed that pollution killed as.. DNA